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A Closer Look ("Conscience Laws") #752101

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 06, 2004
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Map shown of states considering "conscience clauses" to protect pharmacists.

(Washington: Jake Tapper) The issue of pharmacists refusing to sell birth control pills because of their personal beliefs about creation examined; details given about job protection laws. [Birth control seeker Julee LACEY†- states what the pharmacist told her.] [Pharmacists for Life International president Karen BAUER†, NOW's Terry O'NEILL†, American Pharmacists Assn. Susan WINCKLER†, fired pharmacist Gene HERR†- offer opinions on the pharmacy issue.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Other aspects of the conscience clauses listed.

Jennings, Peter;
Tapper, Jake

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